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Majestic Films and Television International

Overview
Works: 62 works in 96 publications in 1 language and 6,128 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Documentary television programs  Fiction  Juvenile works  Historical films  Western films  Epic films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Majestic Films and Television International
500 nations by Jack Leustig ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
500 Nations is an eight-part documentary that looks back at life in North America before the arrival of the Europeans, then follows the epic struggles of Indian Nations as the continent is reshaped by contact
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rewarded for his heroism in the Civil War, Lt. John Dunbar wants to see the American frontier before it is gone. He is assigned to an abandoned fort, where a Sioux tribe is his only neighbor
My family Mi familia by Gregory Nava ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the three-generation saga of the Sanchez family as told by the eldest son. From the beginnings of his father's journey from Mexico to California in the 1920s, to his brother Chucho's tragic rebellion of the 1950s, to the stark realities of modern day, the struggle to live the American dream is sometimes darkened but never diminished for Paco Sanchez and his family
Into the West by Mike Newell ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystical fable about two Irish brothers traveling across the country on a magical white horse
Christmas in the clouds ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ray has just returned from college to run a Native American ski lodge. The lodge is a laid back place where the employees' children play in the lobby and the handyman has a habit of hitting on the guests. The lodge is not exactly four-star travel guide material. When Ray learns that a travel guide representative is coming to make an inspection, he decides to make the lodge a professional place of business. Ray has to contend with his somewhat eccentric staff, which includes an emotional vegetarian chef who takes a certain pleasure in informing his diners of the names he has given the animals they are about to eat. Despite Ray's exhaustive preparations, something goes wrong. A case of mistaken identity has the real travel guide representative dealing with a hefty dose of hotel mismanagement
500 nations. the rise and fall of the Aztecs ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
HIghlights the Indians of Central Mexico and eyewitness accounts of the Aztec-Spanish War
Mexico the rise and fall of the Aztecs ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. The Indians of Central Mexico and dramatic eyewitness accounts of the Aztec-Spanish war highlight this volume. The magnificent city Tenochtitlan became the center of an empire and the objective of Cortez, who sank his ships so his men could not turn back
The ancestors early cultures of North America ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. The Anasazi transform the arid Southwest and construct the 800-room Pueblo Bonito, depicted by computer animation. Cliff Palace provides a glimpse into a prospering society. Cahokia was the largest city in the U.S. before 1800, and yet few have ever heard of it
Invasion of the coast the first English settlements ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fourth of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. This program opens in the Arctic, where the search for a northwest passage has a dire impact on the Inuit people. At Jamestown, the story of the Powhatan princess, Pocahontas, unfolds. Pilgrims at Plymouth are introduced to a harvest celebration by the Wampanoagas
Clash of cultures the people who met Columbus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Native peoples confront Spanish expeditions into the Caribbean and the southeastern U.S. They defy a plundering advance that subjects them to two unconquerable weapons: muskets and disease
Attack on culture "I will fight no more forever" ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The final volume of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America examines the legislative attack on native ways. Today, the renewal of native cultures provides a vital reminder of the glory of America's original people and the hardships they endured
Roads across the plains struggle for the West ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seventh of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Black Kettle and White Antelope pursue a path of peace that meets with tragedy at Sand Creek. Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse and other leaders head fierce pockets of resistance to resettlement
Removal war and exile in the East ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sixth of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Tales of tragedy and heroism unfold as the U.S. policy of removal uproots tribes from their homes. Tecumseh challenges the tide of history, seizing the War of 1812 as the means to restore Indian sovereignty. Tsali bargains his life for the fate of his Cherokee people
Cauldron of war Iroquois democracy and the American Revolution ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fifth of eight programs exploring the history and culture of North America. Europe fights for control of American resources. Many indigenous nations side with the trade-oriented French rather than the land-claiming English. Ironically, the American Revolution devastates the Iroquois, the oldest democracy on the continent
500 nations ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Native peoples confront Spanish expeditions into the Caribbean and the southeastern U.S."--Container
500 nations. "I will fight no more forever" ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legislative attack on native ways, including the disbanding of communal land, is explored
500 nations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 4 contains episodes 7 and 8 from 500 nations
500 nations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 3 contains episodes 5 and 6 from 500 nations
500 nations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1 contains the first two episodes from 500 nations
500 nations. the first English settlements ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fourth of eight programs exploring the history and cultures of the indigenous peoples of the American continent. This episode opens in the Arctic, where the search for the Northwest Passage direly impacts the Inuit people. At Jamestown, the story of Pocahontas unfolds while at Plymouth Wampanoag Indians introduce Pilgrims to a harvest celebration: Thanksgiving. But harmony ultimately turns to hostility. Enraged by colonial expansion and Puritan intolerance, Massasoit's son leads the bloodiest of all colonial Indian wars in 1675
 
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